Full Time 40 hours Grade 052 Ofc of Sr VP-Institu Resources Schedule 8 AM-5 PM Responsibilities The University of Rochesterâ™s Office of Institutional Resources (âœthe Officeâ) is seeking a Manager of Investment Research. The Manager of Investment Research works with five investment professionals, in a âœgeneralistâ structure, who have responsibility for initial and ongoing evaluation of firms responsible for managing the Universityâ™s $2.4 billion Long Term Investment Pool (âœLTIPâ). Prospective and existing firms are identified and interviewed by the Office and recommendations are presented to the Universityâ™s Board of Trusteeâ™s Investment Committee. Investment firms manage public equities, bonds, hedge funds, private equity, real estate and natural resources, across the globe. The Manager of Investment Research will develop risk and return profiles of potential investments, research actionable investment ideas for discussion with the investment team, perform independent research, and assist with other projects as requested. The Manager of Research participates in conference calls and meetings (including weekly internal investment committee meetings) and assists in the preparation of Investment Committee meeting materials. The Manager of Investment Research participates in operational due diligence on existing and prospective firms with the investment team. The Manager of Investment Research will gain an understanding of institutional investment systems, procedures and software. To learn more about the activities of the Office please visit www.rochester.edu/endowment Qualifications: A bachelorâ™s degree in finance, accounting, economics or business administration and 1-2 yearsâ™ experience in the analysis and dissemination of information; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates should demonstrate knowledge of institutional investment programs and be willing to work in a highly collaborative office. MBA, CFA or equivalent with relevant experience in financial services or institutional investing is preferred.
Internal Number: 1143844359
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